Abaca

Abacá ( ah-bə-KAH; Filipino: Abaka [ɐbɐˈka]), binomial name Musa textilis, is a species of banana native to the Philippines, grown as a commercial crop in the Philippines, Ecuador, and Costa Rica. The plant, also known as Manila hemp, has great economic importance, being harvested for its fiber, also called Manila hemp, extracted from the leaf-stems. Abacá is also the traditional source of lustrous fiber hand-loomed into various indigenous textiles in the Philippines like t'nalak, as well as colonial-era sheer luxury fabrics known as nipis. They are also the source of fibers for sinamay, a loosely woven stiff material used for …

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CCSA · 24 February 2022 French

La présente étude a recueilli les expériences et les perceptions à l’égard des services et soutiens virtuels des personnes qui ont reçu des soins virtuels pour l’usage de substances, le …

accru aux SSV et la satisfaction générale des répondants au sondage concordent avec les constats d’autres études récentes (Abacas méthodes et des styles de communication virtuelle et des pratiques exemplaires pour la mise en œuvre et l’utilisation des SSV (Abacas soutiens virtuels en matière d’usage de substances ou de troubles concomitants pendant la pandémie de COVID-19 Bibliographie Abacas


CCSA · 24 February 2022 English

This study collected experiences with and perceptions of virtual services and supports from people using virtual care for substance use, substance use disorders and concurrent disorders, and people who had …

the general levels of satisfaction indicated by survey respondents is consistent with findings from other recent studies (Abacas virtual care modalities, virtual communication methods and styles, and best practices in the use and implementation of VSS (Abacas Page 23 Client and Practitioner Experiences and Perceptions of VSS for SU or CDs During the COVID-19 Pandemic References Abacas


CHA · 19 October 2021 English

Starting in the sixteenth century, Filipino men travelled to the Americas, first as seafarers in the Manila Galleon, a Spanish co- lonial link between its Philippine colony and Mexico, and …

for American industry, such as sug- ar, coconuts, abaca, timber, rubber, and pineapple. By encouraging a


IRÉC · 11 April 2016 French

The activities that unfolded in the ensuing days, weeks, and months showed the intricate negotiation between the survivors of the disaster and the trustees who controlled the access to resources, …

term for a woman not too much older than oneself/ Abaca Type of banana tree (Musa textilis) endemic to the


The Economics of Ecosystems and Biodiversity · 9 July 2015 English

The designations employed and the presentations of material in this report do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of UNEP or contributory organisations, editors or …

developing country markets in bamboo, sisal, jute, abaca and coir7. Agriculture is an integral part of our


desLibris · 2013 English

Since 1996, the guidelines have been generally consistent with those published by the International Antiviral Society–USA (formerly known as the International AIDS Society– USA) Panel.6 However, the reader should be …

Westfall AO, Drechsler H, Vidiella G, Tebas P. Abaca- vir use and risk of acute myocardial infarction


CUI · 28 September 2010 English

In the State of the Nation address (SONA), the President said, "The basic task of the MTPDP for the period 2004-2010 is to fight poverty and build prosperity for the …

palm, and selected vegetables), industrial crops (abaca), and mariculture. Mariculture is also identified


IISD · 15 July 2005 English

This paper analyzes possible approaches for ensuring a balance in trade gains in the ongoing WTO negotiation on environmental goods. It begins with a realistic assessment of the negotiations under …

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desLibris · 2005 English

Paragraph 31 (iii) of the Doha Ministerial Declaration (DMD), provides a mandate, inter alia, to negotiate on “the reduction or, as appropriate, elimination of tariff and non-tariff barriers to environmental …

FBRS (INCL YARN WSTE & GRNTED STOCK) 5305 COCONUT,ABACA,RAMIE & OTHR VGTBL TXTL FBRS N.E.S.OR INCLUDED,RAW


desLibris · 1997 English

The main Preprints of Symposium 97 thing that restricts the t1ow is the size of :he conduit" To optimise co:rditions of slcrage and display, practical inter- a lirnited extent the …

made up mostly of cotton, pifra, ramie, linen and abaca. Deeorations on these textiles inch:de shells, metals


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